A total of 5100 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaners under 220kg topped at 180c/kg and averaged 155c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 178c/kg and averaged 158c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 179c/kg and averaged 159c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 178c/kg and averaged 157c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 179c/kg and averaging 167c/kg.
Jimmy Ford, Roma, sold Angus-cross steers to 179c/kg for 486kg to return $872/head with the consignment averaging 178c for 468kg to make $834.
K & R Burey, Yarara, St George, sold Santa-cross steers to 179c for 345kg to return $619 with the consignment averaging 173c for 311kg to make $538.
Jack Krienke, Moss View Lodge, Roma, sold Santa-cross steers to 178c for 528kg to return $941.
G & G Burey, Springhill, Amby, sold Charolais steers to 178c for 252kg to $449 with the consignment averaging 167c for 250kg to make $418. The Charolais heifers sold to 137c for 215kg to return $294 with the consignment averaging 125c for 208kg to make $261.
J & B Amor, Carinya, Dulacca, sold Braford steers to 175c for 303kg to return $531.
C & M Russell, Augathella, sold Santa steers to 175c for 278kg to return $487 with the consignment averaging 172c for 260kg to make $446.
D & T West & Sons, Bobadilla, Roma, sold Hereford steers to 174c for 552kg to return $962 with the consignment averaging 172c for 485kg to make $834.
R & S Pether, Autevil Station, Barcaldine, sold Simmental-cross steers to 174c for 262kg to return $456 with the consignment averaging 171c for 229kg to make $390. The Simmental heifers sold to 136c for 205kg to return $280 with the consignment averaging 128c for 219kg to make $279.
A & Y Emery, Mt Beverly, Wallumbilla, sold Angus steers to 172c for 192kg to return $331.
West Farming, Loomeah, Roma, sold Hereford steers to 171c for 458kg to return $784 with the consignment averaging 171c for 447kg to make $766.
Mountain Cottage Pastoral Co, Mountain Cottage, Roma, sold Angus steers to 171c for 220kg to return $376 with the consignment averaging 163c for 217kg to make $353. The Angus-cross heifers topped at 154c for 205kg to return $316 with the consignment averaging 141c for 263kg to make $371.
B & M Curran, Talleyrand, Longreach, sold Angus-cross steers to 168c for 260kg to return $438 with the consignment averaging 162c for 247kg to make $400. A Angus-cross heifers sold to 139c for 540kg to return $751 with the consignment averaging 121c for 266kg to make $321.
G & T Sherwin, Kilcowera, Thargomindah, sold Hereford-cross steers to 167c for 382kg to return $639 with the consignment averaging 159c for 375kg to make $595.
C & S Nason, Banoona, Roma, sold Composite steers to 164c for 325kg to return $533 with the consignment averaging 160c for 307kg to make $492.
Weemabah, Moonbidary, Hungerford, sold their lead pen of EU Shorthorn steers to 163c for 495kg to return $809 with the consignment averaging 153c for 279kg to make $426.
Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 156/kg and averaged 136c/kg.
Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 154c/kg and averaged 130c/kg.
Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 149c/kg and averaged 132c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 176c/kg and averaged 136c/kg.
S Hartwig, Ruined Castle, Taroom, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 176c for 147kg to return $260 with the consignment averaging 152c for 179kg to make $272.
Dart Pastoral Co, Thirlstone, Roma, sold Charbray heifers to 156c for 373kg to return $583.
Bundulla Grazing, Brenian, Roma, sold Droughtmaster heifers to 146c for 250kg to return $366 with the consignment averaging 144c for 270kg to make $388.
W Proud & D Brumpton, Scattering Plains, Roma, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 145c for 257kg to return $373 with the consignment averaging 137c for 259kg to make $355.
Cows over 500kg hit 145c/kg and averaged 134c/kg, while cows 400-500kg topped at 145c/kg and averaged 120c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 126c/kg and averaged 109c/kg.
Cows and calves sold between $480/unit and $460/unit.
Bulls up to 400kg reached 172c/kg and average 128c/kg.
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